Top 10 Taco Bell Interview Questions and Answers

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How long do you foresee yourself working at Taco Bell?
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1. How long do you foresee yourself working at Taco Bell?
Top Answer
If hired I would work for taco bell for over a year or more.
Second Best
For about two years.
3.
I see myself working at taco bell more than 1 year.
4.
I would see myself for at taco bell for over a year and half.
5.
At least until I graduate high school, and maybe even longer if I dont go away for college.
6.
2 years or more. I see my self getting into management.
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I see myself working at Taco Bell for as long as you need me which is hopefully over a year.
2. Have you ever heard of Chipotle? It's not better than us... Right?
Best Answer
I have heard of Chipotle, I have eaten it once, it was good but it was expensive and it didnt taste as good as the food here at Tacobell.
2.
No, and their food is sloppy.
3.
I have heard and have tried it. And let me say I would much rather come and get Tacobells beefy nacho burrito because it tastes amazing and is so much cheaper.
4.
I have heard of Chipotle and I tried it once and I did not really like the food.
5.
I have heard of chipotle, but I have never eaten there so I am not able to make an accurate decision.
3. How many hours do you expect a week?
Top Answer
As many as I can get within my schedule.
Second Best
as many are needed or i can
3.
I expect about 20 hours a week.
4.
I expect 30 to 35 hrs a week.
5.
As many as you need me to work, that I can fit in my schedule.
6.
As many as I can minus the time I am at school or cheerleading.
4. Have you ever worked fast food?
Top Answer
No but I have always had a strong desire for it.
Second Best
No, but I think it will be nice to gain experience at working in such a fast paced enviornment.
3.
I Currently have not worked at any fast food,but I always had a desire too.
4.
I havent worked fast food but im willing to give ita try for a new experiance for me.
5.
Yes Ive worked at a restaurant before and gave me so much more feedback on how it actually is to be working for a fast food place.
6.
No this would be my second job and my first job was at a waterpark.
5. Tell me about a time that frustrated you at your last job?
Top Answer
I havent ever gotten frustrated in any of my jobs, i just stayed focused and and calm and tried to get all my work done.
Second Best
I was asked to work two eight hour shifts with only an hour break in between.
3.
I have never really been frustrated at my jobs, I just stay clam and try what I'm doing till I get it right.
4.
I never get frustrated I just do the best I can.
5.
No job has ever frustrated me. I do my work and help out when needed.
6.
I dont get frustrated. I tend to stay calm in order to get the job done correctly.
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I have never really gotten frustrated at my last job. I made sure I always stayed calm and stayed focused on the tasks I had.
8.
I have never been frustrated at my job I just take it day by day.
9.
The General manager told another manager that I was going to be fired if I did not come into work. I was originally scheduled to be off on this day. When I called to talk to the General Manager I asked him what he told the other manager and he asked me what the other manager stated to me. He later told me that I was going to be suspended for three days if I did not come into work. Because I thought about the right thing to do so I went into work and worked as if it did not bother me.
6. Do you miss the Taco Bell Chihuahua? Should we bring him back?
Top Answer
Yes it would be a great promotion for the kids and for the adults with nostalgia.
Second Best
yes. I think it would be great to get the taco bell dog back.
3.
I do n i think you should.
4.
Yes I think its a great idea to bring the Chihuahua dog back.
5.
I actually have a chihuahua, so yea I think it would be great if you brought him back.
6.
Yes he is a great addition to Taco Bell.
7.
Yes! I miss seeing the dog on the commercials. It should definitely be brought back since it was a great symbol for the restaurant.
8.
Yes I think you should bring him back because it is a good way to promote the business to little kids.
9.
I do think that they should be brought back because they brought in money to the business.
7. Tell me one promotional food item we have ran, and what was your favorite?
Top Answer
Doritos locos taco.
Second Best
XXL Chalupa, and it was my favorite because i love chalupas...it was heaven !
3.
Doritos Locos Tacos. I'm in love with Doritos and you put ground beef, cheese, lettuce, and sourcream on it, i will marry it. and you did that.
4.
Im not quite sure but they all were good.
5.
The Doritos locos. But I like everything Taco Bell has had.
6.
The doritos locos taco, and it my favorite was the cool ranch taco was my favorite.
7.
The grilled stuff nacho. I have liked everything I have tried off of the menu.
8.
The Doritos loco tacos! I absolutely love the nacho Cheese one.
8. Where does Taco Bell rank amongst your favorite fast food restaurants?
Top Answer
I dont eat out much, but I love the food and atmosphere, so it would be in the top.
Second Best
Taco Bell is absolutely my number one favorite fast food restaurant, not only because of how fast and customer friendly it is, but because mexican food is my favorite.
3.
I would say this is my favorite restaurant by far.
4.
It has to rank in my top three favorite places to go out and eat to.
5.
I do not go to fast food restaurants I prefer to eat at home.
6.
Taco bell is my number one fast food restaurant pick.
9. What do you know about Taco Bell?
Top Answer
Founded in march 1962 in irvine ca. First to offer free refills in 1977 among fast food restaurants.
Second Best
I know you guys just started serving breakfast.
3.
Tacobell headquarters located in Irvine, CA.tacobell was founded on march 21, 1962 in downey, CA.tacobell opened in 1977 in guam.1977 tacobell was the first to offer free refills.
4.
I know about the whole menu. I really love the Tacos. The Dorito taco is a hit.
5.
Nothing really.
6.
I know that it was founded March 21 of 1877
7.
I know that Taco Bell is owned by the company Yum! and that Yum also owns KFC and Pizza Hut.
8.
Its a clean invorment and the people are friendly.
9.
It was founded in Irvine, California in 1962. It was the first to serve free refills on drinks.
10.
I know that Taco Bell just started serving breakfast.
10. Why do you want a job at Taco Bell?
Top Answer
It seems like a very clean, customer friendly, and skillful place. I think I could pick up a lot of skills from working here.
Second Best
Because taco bell is a very clean and organized place to work at.
3.
It seems like a clean and friendly environment to work at and I will learn a lot of things.
4.
I want the job because from my experience you guys are very customer friendly, and I think I could learn a lot from this job.
5.
Taco bell is very clean, skillful place, customer friendly, I am responsible and I love their food.
6.
Because i love there food.
7.
Because i need a job and i have responsibles and plus i like there food.
8.
I think it would be a good first job and iwould learn a lot.
9.
I want a job at Tacobell because I need a job, and You guys were hiring which is awesome because I love to eat TacoBell, its close to my house, and I have heard good things about working here.
10.
I have never done fast food, Taco Bell is highly skilled fast food place. I have a strong desire to do fast food work.
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Taco Bell Reviews

Nov 11, 2014
Why you left
I will be graduating from college and am ready to move forward with a new exciting career within the parameters of my degree.
Job Duties
I am a shift lead. This means I am capable of doing every position below mine. I float from working the register, to making food and back of house procedures. My duties include making cash bank deposits and insuring customers services are met.
Preparation
I have learned about food safety and the importance of brand standards. This job also allowed me to work with customers on a daily bases. With that being said, I have had much practice in the art of customer service and communication.
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Oct 8, 2014
Why you left
The store is getting really slow and they are cutting everybodys hours except for managers.
Preparation
It helped me a lot with communication because we are constantly talking to each other whether it is to a crew member explaining what food item theyre making and what order or a customer answering their questions.
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Sep 29, 2014
Cons
Nothing, I love everything about Taco Bell. I love serving customers and making them leave with a smile on their face wanting to come back.
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Aug 24, 2014
Job Duties
I was a Shift leader, I was in charge of my own shift and had to supervise employees to make sure the store was up to par. Along with handling both cash and serving food to customers.
Preparation
I can multitask, I can work with speed and accuracy, and ensure 100% customer service.
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